Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses To DraftWill new "points of emphasis," which may limit how defensive backs defend receivers, affect the physical Seahawks? Check back at midseason for an answer. For now, there's no reason to think the Seahawks will surrender the top spot.
49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat SeattleWhen the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.
Silverman: Seahawks, Chiefs Show Winning NFL Gameplan Has Changed In Just Two YearsIt was just two years ago that the passing game was everything in the NFL.
Silverman: Bears Defense Needs To Find New Anchor No matter what scheme the Bears are playing, there’s one thing they can’t overcome.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Sleepers By PositionHere’s a look at some sleepers that could pay dividends in your fantasy league.
Silverman: Bears Resilient Defense No Sure Thing This YearTrestman and Tucker still have DE Julius Peppers, 33, OLB Lance Briggs, 32, and CB Charles Tillman, 32, to anchor the defense.
Joniak's Journal: Lovie Wants Bears Defense To Get Even GreedierIt looks like the Bears have an “offensive” defense once again.
Defense Set To Rest In Vaughn Family Massacre TrialChristopher Vaughn’s own blood stain expert agreed with prosecutors Tuesday that his analysis of what happened in Vaughn’s Ford Expedition five years ago doesn’t match the Oswego man’s story.
Report: Murder Suspect Blames Trauma Suffered In Military For ActionsA former soldier from Wheaton accused of murdering a neighbor three years ago is asking a DuPage County judge to allow him to use a long-ago traumatic military experience as a defense.
Silverman: In Today's NFL, Offense Is King There are no longer defenses that compare with the 1985 Bears.
Peterson Defense Witnesses: Savio Fell In TubTwo pathologists testifying for Drew Peterson's defense team said Kathleen Savio fell in her bathtub, knocked herself unconscious, and drowned -- rebutting testimony from prosecution experts that her death was a homicide.
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.